1909 The Ashes - 1st Test - Birmingham Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 27th May, 1909  
Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Toss: Australia  
Result: England won by 10 wickets
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
A Cotter c Hirst b Blythe 2          2.70%
W Bardsley c MacLaren b Hirst 2          2.70%
W W Armstrong b Hirst 24          32.43%
V T Trumper c Hirst b Blythe 10          13.51%
M A Noble* c Jessop b Blythe 15          20.27%
S E Gregory c Rhodes b Blythe 0        
V S Ransford b Hirst 1          1.35%
C G Macartney c MacLaren b Blythe 10          13.51%
H Carter lbw b Hirst 0        
J D A O'Connor lbw b Blythe 8          10.81%
W J Whitty not out 0        
Extras (lb 1, nb 1) 2  
Total All Out   (46.0 overs @ 1.61 rpo) 74  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-5  Cotter   2-7  Bardsley   3-30  Trumper   4-46  Armstrong   
5-47  Gregory   6-52  Ransford   7-58  Noble   8-59  Carter   
9-71  O'Connor   10-74  Macartney   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G H Hirst 23.0 8 28 4 1.22  40.00%
C Blythe 23.0 6 44 6 1.91  60.00%
 
England 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
A C MacLaren* b Macartney 5          4.13%
J B Hobbs lbw b Macartney 0  1  0  0 0.00
J T Tyldesley b O'Connor 24          19.83%
C B Fry b Macartney 0  1  0  0 0.00
A O Jones c †Carter b Armstrong 28          23.14%
G H Hirst lbw b Armstrong 15          12.40%
G L Jessop b Armstrong 22          18.18%
W Rhodes not out 15          12.40%
A F A Lilley c Ransford b Armstrong 0        
G J Thompson run out 6          4.96%
C Blythe c Macartney b Armstrong 1          0.83%
Extras (b 4, lb 1) 5  
Total All Out   (55.3 overs @ 2.18 rpo) 121  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-0  Hobbs   2-13  MacLaren   3-13  Fry   4-61  Jones   
5-61  Tyldesley   6-90  Jessop   7-103  Hirst   8-107  Lilley   
9-116  Thompson   10-121  Blythe   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
W J Whitty 17.0 5 43 0 2.53
C G Macartney 17.0 6 21 3 1.24  30.00%
M A Noble 1.0 0 2 0 2.00
J D A O'Connor 5.0 2 23 1 4.60  10.00%
W W Armstrong 15.3 7 27 5 1.74  50.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
M A Noble* c Jones b Hirst 11          7.28%
C G Macartney lbw b Blythe 1          0.66%
S E Gregory c Thompson b Blythe 43          28.48%
V S Ransford b Blythe 43          28.48%
V T Trumper c Rhodes b Hirst 1          0.66%
W Bardsley c Thompson b Blythe 6          3.97%
W W Armstrong c Jessop b Blythe 0        
H Carter c Hobbs b Hirst 1          0.66%
A Cotter c Tyldesley b Hirst 15          9.93%
J D A O'Connor c †Lilley b Hirst 13          8.61%
W J Whitty not out 9          5.96%
Extras (b 7, lb 1) 8  
Total All Out   (52.5 overs @ 2.86 rpo) 151  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-4  Macartney   2-16  Noble   3-97  Gregory   4-99  Trumper   
5-103  Ransford   6-103  Armstrong   7-106  Carter   8-123  Bardsley   
9-125  Cotter   10-151  O'Connor   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
G H Hirst 23.5 4 58 5 2.43  50.00%
C Blythe 24.0 3 58 5 2.42  50.00%
G J Thompson 4.0 0 19 0 4.75
W Rhodes 1.0 0 8 0 8.00
 
England 2nd Innings (target 105) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
J B Hobbs not out 62          59.05%
C B Fry not out 35          33.33%
A C MacLaren*              
J T Tyldesley              
A O Jones              
G H Hirst              
G L Jessop              
W Rhodes              
A F A Lilley              
G J Thompson              
C Blythe              
Extras (b 5, lb 3) 8  
Total 0 wickets   (32.2 overs @ 3.25 rpo) 105  
 
Fall of Wickets
 
Bowling O M R W ER
W J Whitty 5.0 1 18 0 3.60
C G Macartney 11.0 2 35 0 3.18
J D A O'Connor 3.2 1 17 0 5.10
W W Armstrong 13.0 5 27 0 2.08
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - Australia 1st innings 22/2 (WW Armstrong 10*, VT Trumper 7*)
Day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 67/2 (SE Gregory 26*, VS Ransford 28*)
Day 3 - England 2nd Innings 105/0, 32.2 overs - end of match